COGNITION AND SENSORY PERCEPTION

First cycle degree in PSYCHOLOGICAL SCIENCE

Campus: PADOVA

Language: English

Teaching period: Second Semester

Lecturer: GIANLUCA CAMPANA

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 6


Syllabus
Prerequisites: Knowledge on Basic concepts of Psychology and Psychobiology
Examination methods: The exam will consist of multiple choice questions
Course unit contents: Psychophysics

Vision:
- anatomy and physiology of visual pathways
- spatial vision
- object's perception and recognition
- stereopsis depth perception
- motion perception
- attention and perception of complex scenes

Hearing:
- anatomy and physiology of hearing
- frequency selectivity
- pitch
- loudness
- auditory scene analysis
- elements of psychology of music